Vagabonds by Hao Jingfang, translated by Ken Liu I really tried to give Hao Jingfang’s Vagabonds (2020; translated by Ken Liu) a fair shake, pressing on even though I’d had problems with the book relatively early. And I think, given that I just about reached the halfway point (48% according to by Kindle), I did […]Read More
SFF Author: Hao Jingfang
Uncanny Magazine is a new bimonthly internet publication edited by Lynn M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas. The editors have explained their mission this way: We chose the name Uncanny because we wanted a publication that has the feel of a contemporary magazine with a history — one that evolved from a fantastic pulp. Uncanny […]Read More
There is so much free or inexpensive short fiction available on the internet these days. Here are a few stories we read this week that we wanted you to know about. “Folding Beijing” by Hao Jingfang (translated by Ken Liu) (2015, free at Uncanny Magazine) Hao Jingfang’s novella “Folding Beijing” stayed with me long after I finished reading it. […]Read More
Marion Deeds, Tadiana Jones, João Eira and Kat Hooper | Andre Norton, Hao Jingfang, Ken Liu | Short Fiction | SFF Reviews | | 3 comments |
There is so much free or inexpensive short fiction available on the internet these days. Here are a few stories we read this week that we wanted you to know about. Folding Beijing by Hao Jingfang, translated by Ken Liu (2015, free at Uncanny Magazine, $3.99 Kindle magazine issue). Nominated for 2016 Hugo award (novelette). Lao […]Read More
Tadiana Jones and Kat Hooper | Hao Jingfang, J.R.R. Tolkien, Ken Liu | Short Fiction | SFF Reviews | | no comments |
Invisible Planets: Contemporary Chinese Science Fiction in Translation edited and translated by Ken Liu Invisible Planets is an interesting and varied anthology of thirteen speculative short fiction stories and three essays by seven contemporary Chinese authors, translated into English by Ken Liu. As Liu mentions in the Introduction, several of these stories have won U.S. awards […]Read More
Tadiana Jones and Jana Nyman´s rating: 4.5 | Cixin Liu, Hao Jingfang, Ken Liu | Hugo Award, Short Fiction | SFF Reviews | | 4 comments |
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